ME AND MY BROTHER with The Sin Of Jesus
$7 Member $12.50 Regular
(1965-68, Robert Frank) Frank’s first feature mixes fiction and doc to portray the intertwining lives of poet Peter Orlovsky, his near-catatonic brother Julius, and lover Allen Ginsberg. Co-written by Sam Shepard. Approx. 97 min. 35mm.
The Sin of Jesus (1961, Robert Frank) An egg-sorting woman shrugs off even the appearance of Christ. From Isaak Babel story. Approx. 31 min. 35mm.
ME AND MY BROTHER:
"The weightiest item in Frank's oeuvre… which, although ostensibly a portrait of poet Peter Orlovsky and his catatonic sibling Julius, is filled with theater people and self-identified actors."
– J. Hoberman, The Village Voice